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Linked title: Free Africa-related journals
Posted: 03/06/2020 - 16:58
Updated: 03/06/2020 - 16:58 Category: Publications

A list of free, Africa-related journals, provided by the ASCL Library.

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Linked title: Infrastructure Knowledge Exchange
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 16:39
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:39 Category: Other data and statistics

The Global Infrastructure Hub aims at connecting the global infrastructure community and sharing insights to facilitate delivery of G20 members’ economic, social and environmental outcomes through more and better infrastructure. The GI Hub works with public and private sectors globally to increase the flow and quality of infrastructure projects around the world. We share data, knowledge and leading practices, and help the public and private sectors work more closely to deliver crucial public infrastructure projects.

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Linked title: Public-Private Infrastructure Partnerships
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 15:20
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 15:20 Category: Other data and statistics

The use of public-private partnerships to design, build and deliver infrastructure worldwide has grown significantly in the past decade. Yet the availability of reliable information to help governments and advisors design and deliver projects well, has lagged behind. The PPP Knowledge Lab brings together the most relevant and authoritative resources on public-private partnerships in one location to empower governments and their advisors to design and deliver best in class infrastructure projects.

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Linked title: UN Environment Interactive Map
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 14:17
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

Interactive map by UN Environment Live - World environment situation room.

Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Côte d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini (former Swaziland) Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) Rwanda São Tomé and Príncipe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sudan Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
Linked title: NDC Partnership
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 12:49
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

Through the NDC (Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)) Partnership, members leverage their resources and expertise to provide countries with the tools they need to implement their NDCs and combat climate change to build a better future.

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Linked title: Atlas of Africa Energy Resources
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 12:34
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA), in cooperation with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), have developed an ATLAS OF AFRICA ENERGY RESOURCES to graphically illustrate where the resources are, where the potential for expansion occurs and what the possible impacts on the environment could be. It provides visual information on the challenges and opportunities to providing Africa’s population with access to reliable, a fordable and modern energy services.

Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Côte d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini (former Swaziland) Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) Rwanda São Tomé and Príncipe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sudan Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
Linked title: Global Climate Action portal
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 12:28
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

The Global Climate Action portal is an online platform where actors from around the globe - countries, regions, cities, companies, investors and other organizations - can display their commitments to act on climate change. Launched by UN Climate Change, Peru and France in 2014, the portal was born of the realization that addressing climate change will take ambitious, broad-based action from all segments of society, public and private.

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Linked title: International Renewable Energy Agency
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 12:21
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an intergovernmental organisation that supports countries in their transition to a sustainable energy future, and serves as the principal platform for international cooperation, a centre of excellence, and a repository of policy, technology, resource and financial knowledge on renewable energy. IRENA promotes the widespread adoption and sustainable use of all forms of renewable energy, including bioenergy, geothermal, hydropower, ocean, solar and wind energy in the pursuit of sustainable development, energy access, energy security and low-carbon economic growth and prosperity.

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Linked title: Infrastructure Consortium for Africa
Posted: 02/20/2020 - 12:16
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

Launched at the G8 Gleneagles Summit in 2005, the role of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) is to help improve the lives and economic well-being of millions of Africa’s people through encouraging, supporting and promoting increased investment in infrastructure in Africa, from both public and private sources. With a focus on regional programmes and initiatives, the ICA helps to facilitate infrastructure development in the water, transport, energy and ICT sectors.

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Linked title: Nile Basin Water Resources Atlas
Posted: 02/19/2020 - 12:35
Updated: 02/19/2020 - 15:30 Category: Food, water, land and health

The Nile Basin Water Resources Atlas is a 200-page document delivered in seven chapters, presenting the physiography of the Basin, socio economic profiles of Nile Basin countries, water availability in terms of climate and hydrology as well as water demand and use infrastructure. The Atlas is expected to enlighten ongoing deliberations on Nile issues among policy makers, senior government officials, water resources officers, academia and the general public on broad basin issues.

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Linked title: UN Water SDG6 data portal
Posted: 02/17/2020 - 14:22
Updated: 02/19/2020 - 12:22 Category: Sustainable Development Goals

The SDG 6 Data Portal brings together data on all the SDG 6 global indicators and other key social, economic and environmental parameters.

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Linked title: Health and Human Rights resources
Posted: 02/06/2020 - 16:04
Updated: 02/19/2020 - 15:30 Category: Food, water, land and health

Free online database and additional resources of health and human rights law.

Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Côte d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini (former Swaziland) Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) Rwanda São Tomé and Príncipe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sudan Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
Linked title: UNESCO Education in Africa
Posted: 02/06/2020 - 15:26
Updated: 02/06/2020 - 15:49 Category: Education

UNESCO website dedicated to education in Africa, with blogs, links to databases, information on SDG4.

Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Côte d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini (former Swaziland) Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) Rwanda São Tomé and Príncipe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sudan Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
Linked title: UNESCO SDG4 Data explorer
Posted: 02/06/2020 - 15:18
Updated: 02/06/2020 - 15:18 Category: Sustainable Development Goals

The UNESCO Institute for Statistics provides data for the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Linked title: UIS Global Education Database
Posted: 02/06/2020 - 14:03
Updated: 02/06/2020 - 14:50 Category: Education

The UINESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) Global Education Database provides internationally comparable data on all levels of education for more than 200 countries and territories.

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Linked title: Faces of Energy
Posted: 02/06/2020 - 11:50
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

Faces of Energy is an interactive data visualization that maps stakeholder engagement on gender equality, social inclusion and women’s empowerment at the intersection of sustainable energy and climate change agendas.

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Linked title: SDG7 Energy Progress Report
Posted: 02/05/2020 - 13:11
Updated: 02/05/2020 - 13:11 Category: Sustainable Development Goals

Tracking SDG7: The Energy Progress Report provides the international community with a global dashboard to register progress on the targets of Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7): ensuring universal energy access, doubling progress on energy efficiency and substantially increasing the share of renewable energy by 2030. It assesses the progress made by each country on these three targets and provides a snapshot of how far we are from achieving SDG7. The 2019 release is the fifth edition of this report, which was formerly known as the Global Tracking Framework (GTF).

Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Côte d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini (former Swaziland) Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) Rwanda São Tomé and Príncipe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sudan Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
Linked title: UN Aids
Posted: 02/05/2020 - 12:43
Updated: 02/19/2020 - 15:30 Category: Food, water, land and health

UNAIDS is leading the global effort to end AIDS as a public health threat by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Linked title: UNESCO SDG4 Country profiles
Posted: 01/29/2020 - 12:56
Updated: 02/06/2020 - 11:54 Category: Sustainable Development Goals

The UNESCO Institute for Statistics provides data for the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Linked title: World Inequality Database on Education
Posted: 01/29/2020 - 12:34
Updated: 01/29/2020 - 12:34 Category: Education

The UNESCO World Inequality Database on Education (WIDE) brings together data from Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), other national household surveys and learning assessments from over 160 countries. Users can compare education outcomes between countries, and between groups within countries, according to factors that are associated with inequality, including wealth, gender, and ethnicity and location. Users can also create maps, charts, infographics and tables from the data, and download, print or share them online.

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Linked title: Ocean Health Index
Posted: 01/28/2020 - 15:58
Updated: 02/20/2020 - 16:25 Category: Climate, environment, energy and resources

he Ocean Health Index is a valuable tool for the ongoing assessment of ocean health. By providing a means to advance comprehensive ocean policy and compare future progress, the Index can inform decisions about how to use or protect marine ecosystems. The Index is a collaborative effort, made possible through contributions from more than 65 scientists/ocean experts and partnerships between organizations including the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Sea Around Us, Conservation International, National Geographic, and the New England Aquarium.

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Linked title: ACCORD country of origin information
Posted: 01/28/2020 - 15:47
Updated: 01/28/2020 - 15:47 Category: General information

ecoi.net, the country of origin information system of the Austrian Red Cross’ department ACCORD, aims at contributing to fair and efficient refugee status determination procedures by securing easy and fast access to high-quality and up-to-date country of origin information (COI) for all actors involved in asylum cases.

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Linked title: Canada Nat. Documentation Packages
Posted: 01/28/2020 - 15:37
Updated: 01/28/2020 - 15:37 Category: General information

The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada - National Documentation Packages (NDP) are lists of public documents that provide information on country conditions. Updates occur on a regular basis. The NDP support the refugee determination process. They do not imply recognition of a particular territory's sovereignty or political status.

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Linked title: UNESCO Institute for Statistics
Posted: 01/28/2020 - 15:31
Updated: 01/28/2020 - 15:31 Category: Sustainable Development Goals

The UNESCO Institute for Statistics database offers data for the Sustainable Development Goals. Topics: Education and Literacy; Science, technology and Innovation; and Culture.

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Linked title: SciDev.net
Posted: 01/28/2020 - 14:44
Updated: 01/28/2020 - 14:58 Category: Development

SciDev.Net is the world’s leading source of reliable and authoritative news, views and analysis about science and technology for global development. Our Mission is to use independent journalism to help individuals and organisations apply science to decision-making in order to drive equitable, sustainable development and poverty reduction. SciDev.Net is part of CAB International (CABI) - a not-for-profit organisation that improves people’s lives worldwide by providing information and applying scientific expertise to solve problems in agriculture and the environment.

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Linked title: Brookings Institution
Posted: 01/28/2020 - 14:23
Updated: 01/28/2020 - 14:23 Category: Development

The Brookings Institution is a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington, DC. Our mission is to conduct in-depth research that leads to new ideas for solving problems facing society at the local, national and global level. Brookings brings together more than 300 leading experts in government and academia from all over the world who provide the highest quality research, policy recommendations, and analysis on a full range of public policy issues. The research agenda and recommendations of Brookings’s experts are rooted in open-minded inquiry and our 300+ scholars represent diverse points of view. Research topics cover foreign policy, economics, development, governance and metropolitan policy.

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Linked title: Transparency International
Posted: 01/23/2020 - 16:58
Updated: 01/23/2020 - 16:58 Category: Human rights

From villages in rural India to the corridors of power in Brussels, Transparency International gives voice to the victims and witnesses of corruption. We work together with governments, businesses and citizens to stop the abuse of power, bribery and secret deals.

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Linked title: TED Talks
Posted: 01/15/2020 - 14:45
Updated: 01/20/2020 - 15:52 Category: Movies and images

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world.

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Linked title: Atlas of Urban Expansion
Posted: 01/15/2020 - 14:23
Updated: 01/15/2020 - 14:23 Category: Other data and statistics

The Atlas of Urban Expansion of the NYU Urban Expansion Program at the Marron Institute of Urban Management and the Stern School of Business of New York University, in partnership with UN-Habitat and the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, monitors the quantitative and qualitative aspects of global urban expansion.

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Linked title: ZA Music
Posted: 01/13/2020 - 15:10
Updated: 01/13/2020 - 15:10

Contemporary South African Music.

South Africa
Linked title: Namibia Legal Information Institute
Posted: 01/09/2020 - 16:49
Updated: 01/09/2020 - 16:49 Category: Government, law, politics and elections

Website of the Namibia Legal Information Institute

Namibia
Linked title: Observatory of Economic Complexity
Posted: 01/09/2020 - 14:18
Updated: 01/09/2020 - 14:18 Category: Economy

The Observatory of Economic Complexity is a tool that allows users to quickly compose a visual narrative about countries and the products they exchange. It was Alexander Simoes' Master Thesis in Media Arts and Sciences at the MIT Media Lab.

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Linked title: Equaldex LGBT Rights
Posted: 01/08/2020 - 14:52
Updated: 01/08/2020 - 14:52 Category: Human rights

Explore the status and timelines of LGBT rights in each country, state, province, and region; same-sex marriage, adoption, serving openly in the military, discrimination protections, age of consent differences, blood donation restrictions, gender changing restrictions, and gay conversion therapy bans.

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Linked title: Human Freedom Index
Posted: 01/08/2020 - 14:46
Updated: 01/08/2020 - 14:46 Category: Human rights

The Cato Institute Human Freedom Index presents the state of human freedom in the world based on a broad measure that encompasses personal, civil, and economic freedom.

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Linked title: World Bank Doing Business project
Posted: 01/08/2020 - 13:53
Updated: 01/08/2020 - 13:53 Category: Trade and taxes

The Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level.

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Linked title: SA Council for Higher Education
Posted: 12/26/2019 - 17:31
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

The main areas of work of the CHE are to: provide advice to the Minister of Higher Education and Training on all higher education matters on request, and proactively; promote a system of quality assurance for all higher education institutions, including private providers of higher education, which focuses on programme accreditation, institutional audits, national reviews, standards development, quality promotion and capacity development; monitor the state of higher education and publish information regarding developments in higher education on a regular basis; and contribute to the development of higher education through intellectual engagement with key issues in a number of activities in partnership with relevant stakeholders.

South Africa
Linked title: Intl. Network for Higher Education in Africa
Posted: 12/26/2019 - 17:25
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

The International Network for Higher Education in Africa (INHEA) is one of the leading global resource hubs on African higher education. Established in 2003, at the Boston College Center for International Higher Education, before moving to the University of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa in 2013, the Network is committed to the advancement of higher education in the continent.

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Linked title: Intl. Education Association South Africa
Posted: 12/26/2019 - 15:27
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

The International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA), a non-profit organisation, was established as a result of the need for universities and universities of technology in South Africa to respond to international educational trends. If South Africa is to remain competitive within the global economic environment it is important that our higher education provides opportunities for students to obtain a global perspective to their studies.

South Africa
Linked title: Universities South Africa
Posted: 12/26/2019 - 15:22
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

Universities South Africa is tasked with ensuring that: Quality teaching takes place in our institutions; Adequate resources are allocated to universities; Deserving students gain access to our universities regardless of their social, cultural and economic background; Universities contribute significantly to the socio-economic and cultural development of South Africa; Our Higher Education policy is evidence-based, informed by research of the highest quality; Our university sector is sufficiently internationalised to benefit from a mobile global student and academic talent pool; and South Africa understands the value of universities in the economy.

South Africa
Linked title: Conseil pour l'Enseignement Súperieur
Posted: 12/25/2019 - 19:42
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

En vue de gérer les problématiques d’Enseignement supérieur et de Recherche scientifique des pays membres, le CAMES a pour missions plus spécifiques de: Promouvoir et favoriser la compréhension et la solidarité entre les États membres; Instaurer une coopération culturelle et scientifique permanente entre les États membres; Rassembler et diffuser tous documents universitaires ou de recherche: thèses, statistiques, informations sur les examens, annuaires, annales, palmarès, information sur les offres et demandes d’emploi de toutes origines; Préparer les projets de conventions entre les États concernés dans les domaines de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et contribuer à l’application de ces conventions; Concevoir et promouvoir la concertation en vue de coordonner les systèmes d’enseignement supérieur et de la recherche afin d’harmoniser les programmes et les niveaux de recrutement dans les différents établissements d’enseignement supérieur et de recherche, favoriser la coopération entre les différentes institutions, ainsi que des échanges d’informations.

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Linked title: Inter-University Council for East Africa
Posted: 12/25/2019 - 19:30
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

The Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA) main objectives are to facilitate networking among universities in East Africa, and with universities outside the region; provide a forum for discussion on a wide range of academic and other matters relating to higher education in East Africa; and facilitate maintenance of internationally comparable education standards in East Africa so as to promote the region's competitiveness in higher education.

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Linked title: Bibliographic Database on Higher Education
Posted: 12/25/2019 - 18:32
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

The International Bibliographic Database on Higher Education (HEDBIB) is a unique resource of references and publications on higher education systems, administration, planning, policy and evaluation from around the world. Links to electronic publications are provided where freely available. New higher education publications are identified by the IAU Information Centre monitoring team.

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Linked title: IAU World Higher Education Database
Posted: 12/25/2019 - 18:27
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

In collaboration with UNESCO, the International Association of Universities (IAU) World Higher Education Database (WHED) Portal is an online reference tool that provides authoritative and up-to-date information in 196 countries and territories on higher education systems and credentials, and some 19,400 higher education institutions (HEIs).

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Linked title: Regional Universities Association
Posted: 12/18/2019 - 16:44
Updated: 12/26/2019 - 19:41 Category: Education

Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA) is a membership-based association of Vice-Chancellors of public and private universities in the Southern African Development Community (SADC). SARUA enables collaborative partnerships that develop the institutional and human capacity of the Southern African region’s universities and contributes to regional collaboration for the public good within higher education. SARUA is the regional convenor of choice and connecting hub for SADC’s universities multiple stakeholder interests.

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